Re: minimal linux install from iso...
Date: Mon, 30 Aug 2004 14:19:51 GMT
"Olivier" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> jimbo wrote:
> > rodg wrote:
> >> I am looking for an iso of a minimal linux distro for a 386:
> >> with 8mb ram, 430 mb hd, pentium 75mhz currently has windoz3.1/dos.
> >> please reply to newsgroup & firstname.lastname@example.org
> >> thanks in advance!
> > How minimal? Hal91 boots from a floppy disk.
> > jimb
> 50mb ?
> What do you want to do with this computer?
> With such old hardware you can probably run iptables on 2 nics.
> If it is only for home usage you can probably also put a dns caching
This is an experiment, really.
What I am wanting to do with it first is to secure it as best I can, then I
am going to try to break into it, then resecure it. I just found a free 3
gig drive, so some more possabilites come up. Once I have it locked up
tight, I'm going to see what else I can get away with using it for.